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S J. Brown. G. B. noaQlasd,
Law, Collection & Real Estate,
Office opposite Popular avenue,
Lois on Easy mm unera] Terms
from $10.00 to $500.
West Hampton, 250 feet from railroad
track.suriounded by four junction roads
?oney Loaned lor Bonding Puiposts
on the most liberal terms. Plans and
specifications furnished gratui'tuosily.
AdUress Look Box 225, Hampton, Va.
SAVE YOUR MONEY BY GOING TO
JAMES MILL NEAR HAMPTON
WHARK, FOR MOUKU'S TOJJG
SHAFTS. PRICES To SUIT.
EVERY PAIR WARRANTED
T. ft 600?6.
TVHO IS THAT ?
He Is the leading Dry Goods, Notions
and Shoe dealer of Hampton.
?HIS CLERKS ARE ALWAYS BUSY.
Because he is selling the beat goods
for the smallest profits in town. A vaslt
to his famous store will convince you
of the fact.
WATCH A FEW OF HIS SPECIALS
The largest and best as&orted line of
Hamburgs ever in Hampton.
A beautiful line of Bleached and Un?
bleached Table Damask, extra wide,
: .-' - I
for 25 cents per yard.
Extra large Linen Napkins, 35 cents
A large line of John Kelly and Other
?well known makes of Shoes at very low
X. /\. Cookie
~V\r E. Owen, who has b. en appoint
V* ? ed in p'.ace of R. H. Ciaiborn.
resigned, of Hampton Cabinet, No. C47.
American .Mutual Benefit Society, would
respectfuUyiask all members to call ami
settle Cluvs bcfoie Jan. 15th, 1898. All
members who have been suspended
would do well to cnll and be reinstated.
W. E. OWEN. Cashier.
Office No. 6 Queen St., Hampton.
Jan S-lm. __
E. G. Darden.
A chalice at any time to get the
?worth of your money. We don't
give prize packages and then over
charge for our goods.
Our stock consists of
E. G. DARDEN,
N. E. Cor. King and Queen Sts
P. B. MESSENGER,
General * Carpenter,
Frames, Sash, Blinds & Doors,
ma 7-1 y Mouldinjjs.
Queen Street, HAMPTON, VA.
P. O. Box. 10$.
NEWPORT NEWS ADS.
Bear Paw Buffte,
448 TWENTY-EIGHTH STREET,
Q W. Todd, Proprietor.
A Gentleman's Place.
Here ore a few of my specialties.
Old Virginia Mountain Brands,
Old Clemmer Honey Blossom.
Braddock's Maryland Rye,
??herwood Montlce.lo, Monongahela.
Hopewefi Sour Mn^ Old Qrow,
Taylor's Hand-made Sour Mesh.
Oscar Pepper, J. E. Pepper,
Jefferson Olub, Guekenneuuer.
Murry Hill "Club, Old Ken tuck, j
Our Pet Easttern Rye.
Shenandcah and NoTt'h Curvcaline Apple
pie Brandy. The most approved brands
of rum, gin, cordials, etc.. blackberry.
SheTry, Wild Cherry Wine anil Port
Wines. The finest brntids union made
cigars. Everything flrst-class.
Go to the Bear Paw Buffet for one of
J. B. 3WINKRTON, Manage?
81'K( IAL BATES TO COMMEBCIA1
AMERICAN AND EUROPEAN PLAN.
Market Quotations From the
Leading Business Centers.
NEW YORK MONEY MARKET.
NEW YORK, Jan. 31.?Money on call
easy at 1%?2 pec vent.; last loan 1% per
cent.; prime mercantile paper 3%i?>4 per
cent.; sterling exehangye* steidv with
actual business in bankers' bills s.-t
$4.S4% for'demand and at $4.S2V& f-r s x
ty. days: posted rates $4.33% and $4 b5@
4.SC; commercial bills $4.S1firstname.lastname@example.org; silver
certificates 56%??5?%; bar.silver 54V4:
Mexican dollars 45%; government bonds
stiong; state bonds dull; railroad bonds
?NEW YORK, Jan. 31.?Today's stock
nVbac-kdt was more a-. tive and broader
than a't any time since t!he present up?
ward movement tegan; but it was ex?
ceedingly uneven and some prominent
stocks in the list show net declines. The
(market! ig-non >d the heaviness of some
of iast week's speculative favorites and
other, stocks were taken and pushed ag?
gressively. Tliere was very little otovlous
realizing i'n- New York) Central, Lake
Shore, Kock Island am 1'sugar. Tfae lead
dc-rs of today's advance were Chi sa
peake & Ohio. Cleveland. Cincinnati.
Chicago & St. Louis, Pennsylvania and
Northern PaciUlc referred. The first
two named were- affected by the pub?
lished rumors thott an amalgamation
was in prospect similar to tihat pro?
jected for the New York Central and
Lake Shore. There was quite a large de?
mand reported for Chesapeake & Ohio,
for London account which wasattirBbut
cd to the presence- in Lomifln of a prom?
inent authoritymf that company.
Northern Pacific preferred continued
its remarable" adivance and touched 63
during the day. Confid' nt assertions
that an additiona'. dividend was immi
ner.t. accompanied the advance. Lou?
isville continu-d to enjoy the advantage
of'the reports of a refunding plitn near
ing completion. The strength c-f Penn?
sylvania was said to be due to the ope?
rations of a pool which are bused on tin:
assumption- that the stock has not en?
joyed a rise commensurate wMi that of
rJt^ar trunk lines whi' h an - nrybetteir sit?
'line total sal- s of stocks today were
The leading stocks closed asfololws:
Atc.ii ison. 131
Baltimore & Ohio. 15
Canada Pacitic. 88*
Canada Southern. 55
Chesapeake & Ohio.... ?4i
Chicago fc Aiton. 1054
Chicago. Burlington & Quinoy.. 100
C. C. C. & St. L. 874
do do pref'd. 81
Delaware & Hudson. 1121
Delaware, l ack. & \V. 155J
Rrie (new). 14*
Fort Wayne. 170
Great. Northern pref'd. 1404
Illinois Central. 10SJ
Lake Shore. . 1!K>4
Louisville & Nashville. 501
Manhattan L . 118i
Michigan Central. 107
Missouri Pacific. 31}
Mobile & Ohio. 80
New Jersey Central. 05|
New York Centra!.1184
Norfolk & Western. 144
Northern Pacific. 2?4
<lo pref'd. fiSf
Kock Island. 034
St. Paul. 004
do pref'd . 1144
Southern Pacific. 20
Southern Railway. 0J
do pref'd. 31}
Texas & Pacific. 124
Union Pacific tr. ret*., s. a. p., . 85t
Adams Express. 100
A uicrican Express. 110
United States Express. 414
Wells Fureo Express. 112
American Tobacco. 801
do pref'd . 115
People's Gas. 084
Consolidated Gas. 1014
General Electric. 80S
Pacific Mail . 304
Pullman Palace. 1784
Silver Certificates. 50}
Sugar . 138}
do prei'd . 112}
Tennessee Goal & Iron. 25i
Western Uuion. ?I4
Chicago Northwestern. 120i
do pref'd. 1004.
Chicago Great Western. 144
CHICAGOt Jan. 3d.?This was arioth- ir
day of reaction- in all the Riain and. p;-o
vislon markets. May wheat declined 2
c-i tits under 'the influence of weak Liver?
pool cablies, l>earish statistics and a
slump of over 'four cents in the pricsa of
January. Corn was weak with liberal
liquidation and closed- % cent lower.
Oats- declined %<SV* cent and. provisions
2%<Q 10 cents.
WHEAT? Open hi<*li Low Closed
Jan 1084- 1084 103 104
May 0-r>} O?J 04} l)4?
July 858 87 8s 85
Jati . 274 274 27i 274
May 2IIJ 2?4 285 28}
July 304 30J 20? 20s
Jati 24 241 28}^ 28J
May 22 j 22} 22i 224
Jan 0.724 0-80 9.724 9.80
May 10.00 10.00 0.00 0.00
May 4.72i 4.774 4.75 4.75
July 4.074 4.U74 4.021 4.024
ill HS? ~
May 4.00 4.02J 4.S74 4.00
Cash quotations were as follow*:
Flour quiet; No. 2 yellow corn,
27i; No. 2 tpriug wheat, 01@03;
No. 3 spring wheat, 0O(??!i24;; No.
i red, 07@l04; No. 2 corn,274; No.
1 oats, 234; No. 2 white, ?5}; No.
?! white, 25(c?4; No. 2 rye, 47; No.
2 barley, 27@30; No. 3 ?; Wo. 4?;
-;No. ltlnx seed, 124@120; prilue
imothy scetl, 2.824; mess pork per
barrel 0.85(S0 00; lard per 100 pouuC.t
1.80(^4.80; short ri >b aides (loose)
1.7?i?j?t0; iry salted shoulder*
(boxed), 4}@5; short clear sides,
(boxed),4.U5@5.15; whiskey, distillers'
finished goods, per gallon, 110.
BALTIMO'iE MARK 1CTS.
BALTi-MOFE, Jan. 31.?Flour liwll:
Western super $2.S'l? 1.20; do extra $'t.-.3
#4.10; d,o family$4.i0a)4.'G; winter wheat
patent $4.Sr)i&'5.10; spri'L-r do t=.i',@5.30,
spiing wheat Stralau UMOfl OS.
Wheat easier; spot, monti and Fob
:?!?%(?.??%; -March >:?'.;!ii.<:iIt; May 97%?
l)7Ts; steam<;r Nj. 2 red iH'MMTt; South?
ern wheat '.y sample !f?@!>9%; no on
;rade 9&Vi@ 1S?Vi
Corn dul lan-1 tasy rccnth and Feb.
'March SSV^ia-Zi; /ci.tcr
mix d 32% Midi; Southern Ainte ccrn S:.'
jSMVS; do y'.low 32ffj)34.
Hay steady; choice tirfiolhy $13.00.
Grain 6.eights very dull; st-.am tj
Liv.r.tool per bushel t'-id Feb.; cork for
orders per quarter 3s8>3s M Feb.
Sugar strong; granulated J?.20'4.
I Butter quiet; fancy creamery 2i: do
! mitati n ]fi(&>17; do lalle 15: good ladie
I ::(f*14; store packed' ie@14.
Eggs quiet: fresh 17,
Che se steady; fancy New York large
9%<iiil0; do medium lO@10'^; small ?0ft@
NEW YORK COTTON MARKET.
NEW YORK. Jan. 31.?Cotton futui.es
?>: s.J .;'uil but steady; sales'47,800 bales.
?\ b. 56S; March 671; April 574; (May t>77;
June ?5S0; July 584; Aug. 5S7; Sept. 586;
K.ng Street, near Queen, opposite tbe
AM news letters for publication In
this department should be addressed
to Daily Press Bureau, Hampton.
The Daily Press will be found for
sale every morning at the following
Hampton?Postoffice news s<.and,
Colbert's book store, and at the King
Old Poilnt?Baulch'a stationery and
book store. Hygeia Hotel and Chara
MR, QUITS SKATES
How They Caused Him Trou?
ble on Sunday.
JOE DEISTIL PRAISED
General Armstrong's Mirtlulay. Dr.Woml
flu's Sermon. Child's Apron Caught
Fire. Movement for Bet?
Hampton is not a -big town, but It has
coppers. They are nut of the imported
variety, however, but men to the manor
born, and hence partakers o? that chiv?
alrous spirit which, howev-r much it
may pain some people from other sec?
tions of the country to hear it, charac?
terizes the true gentleman and Is there
fon_. a heritage of which Virginians are
proud. It is possibl- that Hampton's
coppers have faults, but they are able
with a good conscience to enter on. the
list of their virtues a profound respect
for pure womanhood and to lay claim
to thtocredit of being willing and ready
to defend it. So mu h foil- the coppers:
now fur something else.
The good people of the town %vere just
setting out lO att-.nd thti several
churches last Sunday evening, when a
young man, neatly attirc-d and fairly
good looking, boarded an Old Point car
at the power-lii use, in the West End.
'He hud com? from Newport News and
was on his way to the Chamlxjrlin,
where he is a guest. Ttve young man
was Mr. J. C. Quinn, twenty years old;
whose home is said to be in Washington.
He rode on th- platform, d spite the
keen air of the evening, and was accom?
panied by one or two P. ier.ds. Inside
the car were sevtaal ladl-s.
A little more than an hour before this.
Officer Joe Diestil a county policeman.
5et out on his usual evening rounds in
the West End. At Newport News ave?
nue he boarded an incoming car und at
the powvr-hitmse stepped onto the plat
farm of the Old Point car. in charge of
Conductor Frost. He merely glanced at
young Quinn and straightway forgot
all about him. Shortly after starting
Mr. tjuinn spoke to the officer.
"You are off duty." he suid.
"No. sir," was the courteous r ply.
"I'm just going on."
Nothing more was said' for a few mo?
ments, and the car sped on to Queen
street. Then, as Mr. Dc-jstil und Con?
ductor Frost tell the story, Quinn not
? nly l)can> extremely garrulous, but
very profane. His iar.gttage was such
that the conductor cautioned him not
to repeat it. But the youngman's tongue
had broken ioose and wagged like
the clapper of a btll. He berated the
town, it is said, and, assuming an air of
defiance which would huve done him
credit had' he been in tbe act of defend?
ing from insult the ladies who sat inside,
turned to ihe officer and said:
"What would you cops do i? I were to
put on my skates and the sidewalks
nr.d streets of this town should not be
wide enough for me?"
He was promptly informed that he
would be taken to jail, wivereupon he
uncorked a n.'w vial of wrath and dis
charg d the contents at Diestii. Several
times Captain Frost commanded Quinn
to be orderly, but he kept up the vio?
lent harangue until Wine street was
reached, when the- car stopped bo allow
some ladies 'to alight. Mr. Diestil stefp
ped to tbe ground to make room for
them. As he did so Quinn, who hr.d
ceased to speak, r newed the torrent'of
invictivv, advling words which it
would be dangerous to print and send
through the mails. This was more than
Deisti] ccilM stand. Springing to the
pla'tform he seized the off oder by the
collar of his shirt an?' dragged him to
the street. QuintrTought like a tiger to
free himself, swearing the white like a 1
man who had been trained to the busi?
ness. In the scuffle he viciously seized
tihofficer's hand and forced his teeth
through a pair of thick gloves into the
tlcsh. Then Deistil raised his club and
struck him. but the blow was not severe
enough to fell him. Meantime Consta?
ble JOfci Cunningham and Officer E. B.
Knewstep hastened to Deistil's assist
an- e an'i the young man with his skates
was hustled off to the-county jail. Mr.
B. B. Chiles secured his release- by be?
coming his bondsman and yesterday;
through his attorney, he pleaded guilty
before Mayor -Hope, paid ti-Je Uiual fine
?ind was free.
Hampton is not a big HJo-wij, but it has
A -GOOD MAN'S BIRTHDAY.
Interesting Exercises at the Normal In?
Despite tfao fact that a sharp wind
-vhistled across 'the well kept grounds of
th Normal Institute Sunday afternoon,
scores of people turned out tij- witness
the mamUal display arranged arrang.d
to pieceOe the exercises in-'ihe chapel in
honor of the fifty-ninth" anniversary of
tl| i biVth oPSamuel Chapman Armstrong,
fofnd-i.' of the institution. Six com?
panies, headed by the Institute band and
commanded' by Captain R. R. Morton,
were drawn up on the meill, and after a
number of military evolutions, which
showed excellent training, marched Into
?ti.e chapel. Every scut in the tiiiidlng I
was scon Occupied and' many were
forcei' to stand in the aisle near the en?
trance. Th. ext>.eise? were conducted
by Dr. Frissell, principal of the institu?
tion. On the stage, near himi sat Pro?
fessor Francis G. Peabody. D. D., of
Harvard College: Robert C. Ogden. Wil?
liam Jay Scheiffelin and Ai'thur Curtiss
James, of New York, and oth -is. At the
right was a large portrait of General
Armstrong, from the top of which njt
American flag hung in graceful folds.
The frame was set in a bank of fragrant
flowers and' ferns, some of which ri<ach
d half way to th. ? banner above. On t'h:
desk a bisket of flowers, heart shaped,
'the gift of the 'Armstrong League of
graduates residing in Hampton, appear?
ed, and at the rear of th1 stage, almost
entirely concealed from the au.Vienee.
the singers took their places, and well
lid th-.y p Tform th ip-trt assigned to
them. The congregational singing was
I led by the choir, without instrument,
j and was veny fine, as was also the after
singing of "Spirituals." Professor Pea
body, the principal speaker, was ln*rp
due d by Mr. Rob.rt C. Ogden, presi?
dent of the beard of trustees, who said
theit the great trust left by the founder
had been preserved, antdi though the
work at Hampton had aJways 1*' b a
struggle, It would never be allowed to
The thought of Professor Peabody was
briefly this: An institution may begin
with a plan, or It may begin with a man.
If it begins with a man it is not buiKt up
?it has a, natural growth. "In a degree
unparalleled in American education this
Institution is the incarnation, of a per
SOr.aiity." 'It is filled with the spirit of a
man ordained of God. The articles of
the Hamilton Creed, that of the school,
as of the founder, muy be summed up
in thro--1 words. (J) the gospel of work.
(2) the gospel of love, (3) the gospel of
life or consecration.
General Armstrong was t>oi:n on the
Island' of Haiwaii, January 30, 1838. in
which, country his father was 'distin?
guished as a missionary. His work, of?
ten or tho most laborious und trying
character, attended, as it was at times,
by obstacles which it seemed impossible
to overcome, and the numerous persomii
sacrifices which hie was called upon to
make in s-rder to accomplish the iraupose
set before him. is well known to
-Hampton people. At the head of his
?grave, in the little" cemetery of the in?
stitute, stands an Immense block of
lavo,. brought from the land of his t>irth,
?and at its foot is a stone ftcan the vi?
cinity of Williams College, SMassac'rAi
setts, from which institution he was
graduated. General Armstrong dr. Id in
this city on May 11. 1S93.
Able Discourse by Dr. A. B. Woo'dlfin
Dr. A. B. Wood-tin, pastor of the Bap?
tist church, preached on. Sunday morn?
ing to a congregation that Oiled the
sacred edifice. His subject was "The
Band of Gideon," and it was treated in
a most entertaining as well as highly in?
structive manner. The story of the sins
and sorrows of the sons of Abraham
prior to the angelic visit to Gideon while
ha: vesting his grain in a secre t place;
th call bo delver Israel from the hands
of the Midianites, whose nomadic habits
of life led them to almost every part of
the land; the flight of the Hebrews to
caves and and other places of saf. ty.
when-, as Dr. Woodtfin declared, "prince?
ly Israel, instead- of burrowing in the
earth for refuge, should' have b-:cn
building citi 's;" the call to arms, the
test of character, the sifting out of Gid?
eon's weak and fiarful followers and. fi?
nally', the victory wrcugtit'by three hun.
drcd men armed alone with lamps and
pitchers, was r-.lated in that simnle yet
charming style which never fails to cre?
ate a desire to hear the able and dis?
tinguished minister again.
I The lessons drawn from th.? entertain?
ing story. The victory over the 'Mid?
ianites, metre than u hunired thousand
strong, was acoomr-lishoj -by 'three hun?
dred men who had lieen t.Sied arid tried
?as Gotfi tests and tries men. Had the
32.000 that 'first followed Gideon gone
into the balUe and triumphed, their
vanity would haw ltd them to say that
ihey had. won the victory. God works
with the minority. It was so in the time
^f Luther and Knox and it is so today,
ft is the minority' in every church in
every land that carries forward the
It is said that a public me ting will be
held at New Market school house to?
morrow for the purpose of taking steps
looking to a ? hange in the system of
working the county roads. It is proposed
to take them out of thr' hands of the
supervisees and place them in those of
the judge, and also to arrange for live
read' overseers. Trie moveraOn.t seems to
be confined to Wythe district.
Littie -Alice Knewstep. eight years old,
narrowly escaped being seriously, if not
fatally, 'burned. While playing with a
light d candle her apron caught file.
'Hier little brother who happened to be
near, had the pr?ence of mind to seize
the burning 'garment on'd-. tear it oft be?
fore the flames reached her dress and
The Salvation,'Army servie.ts in their
new quarters were well attended Sunday
afternoon, and night. Many- were com?
pelled to stand. The services were con?
ducted by Captain Hart and 'Lieuten?
ants Pe-terson and Iniet, assisted by well
known people of. the town. Meetings
will l>e held every night this week.
Ernest Robinson, colored, was locked
up yesterday ?harg.d with house-break?
Miss Jordan desires tx> get pupils in
art em'broidery. She will be with Mrs.
I. L. Jones on Wednesday, Feb. 2nd.
where she' invites the public to calJ and
examine her wock and materials. 2t*
3AMBLED BUT ONCE.
Price I'aM For a Parasol by the Founder
of lUtoute Carlo.
31. Blanc, the founder of the casino at
Monto Carlo, wns very eccontric.
Ho was never known to pluy at tho ta?
bles except on ono ocoasion, and then it
was a somewhat costly experience.
Whilo ou a visit to the Wiesbaden casino
with Mine. Blrtnc ho was irr- tho habit of
accompanying her on a morning stroll
each day. During ono of theso walks
madumo complained of tho heat of the
sun and requested hire husband to buy her
a parasol. Accordingly tho two entered
a shop, where maritime selected a very
pretty article, worth SO francs?about US
is?which M. Blunc, with a scowl and a
muttered grumblo, paid.
When the casino opened at noon, great
was tho astonishment of tho croupiers and
Visitors to sec M. Blanc place 2 louls on
tho red at ono of tho trento et qunnmte
tables. The attendants hastened to got
him a chair, but this he declined, saying
ho was only going to remain a few min?
utes. When tho cards were dealt," ho won,
and, taking up his winnings, left tho orig?
inal stake on the table. For a second time
ho won, and had now got back tho price
of the umbrella. But not content, he ven?
tured another 2 leuis, which this time
ho lost. Somewhat annoyed at this, tho
j founder of the plaoe, doubled the stake,
I and wen, thus getting back tho cost of the
Determined, however, to regain his 2
louls, he stnked it again, only to see
it rnked In by tho bnnk. Thus ho kept
on winning and losing, but never ablo to
recover tho 2 louls, t.iil at last ho found
hi me elf 25 louls out, all the gold his pock
ctbook contained. A thousand franc note
tso had wns quickly changed and swallow?
ed up. Then, becoming exnsporntcd, ho
cashed his check for u largo sum, and, sit?
ting down, commenced tho battio in ear?
liest. Hour after hour passed by, but M,
Blunc, his eyes fixed on tho treacherous,
pastcboardti, never budged from his post.
He kept on planking down heavy stakes
until the last deal was declared, when,
calmly rising, ha seized his yellow cano
and mndo his way through tho gaping on?
lookers into the open air.
On renchlng homo bo found Mine.
Blanc playing "phtlonce" with a pack of
cards, tho offending parasol being on the
"Madame," said tho old gentleman,
"do you know what that thing has cost
"Mais oui, mon ami. It cost yon 80
"Madame," rejoined he, "you nro mis?
taken. I havo just paid the bill?91.UU0.
Madamo's sunshade had cost no leset
thun ?3,040.?London Mail.
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14? A Deal In- Denver, by Glim- r Mc
Ki nd ree.
ls">?Why ? Says Gladys, by David
I Christie Murray.
16?A Very Remarkable Girl, by L.
'A Marriage lor Hate, by Harold
15? Out of the Sulphur, by T. C. T>e
1ft?Tlu- Wrong Man, by Champion
L'O?The Hunt :lir Happiness, by Anltr
21? H r Strange Experiment, toy
Harold R1. Vynne.
22? On the Altar of Passion, by John
23? A Martyr to Love, by Jcn-nna E.
Wood._jan 30-ftt sun
.1,000 volumes of the world's best au?
thors, 10 cents eavh.
300 Lamps, 10, 25, GO cents to $5.00.
18 Hall Lamps, $1.50 to $2.00.
12 Library Lamps, $"2.50 to $5.00.
100 China cups and saucers, 10 cents
to $1.00 pair.
100 Cedar Tubs, 50 and 75 cents and $1.
36 Wash Boilers, 40, 50 and 75 cents
4S Cedar Pails, 15 and 30 cents.
6 boxes FVancy brands ot Toilet Soap,
16 cakes for 25 cents.
100 dozen glass Tumblers, 30 cents to
j $1.00 a dozen.
6 dozen Coal Scuttles, 20 and 40 cents.
12 dozen Lunch Baskets, 10 to 50 cents.
96 Dish Pans, 10 cents each.
126 Wood Saws, 50 cents each.
12 Churns, 50 and 75 cents each.
200 joints of Stove Pipes, 10 and 15
4 dozen four-piece Glass Sets, 25 to
250 Glass Pitshers, 10 to 50 cents.
2015 Washington Avenue.
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maintain the high standard of excel?
lence it reachtd the past year, but will
steadfastly endieuvoT to excel its own '
best record, and will not swerve from Its
s t purpose to make T1HE TIMES the [
favorite family newspaper of this coun?
try and trne best newspaper published,
printing all the news td" all the world
U the time.
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lat d or hus a wider circle of readers in
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I cents per month; delivered by carriers
for 6 cents p.r week. Sun'.ay edition,
32 large, handsome pages?22-1 columns,
j elegantly illustrated, beautifully printed
in colors, $2.00 perunnum; 5 tents per
copy. Dai y and Sunday, $5.0p per an
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Audr-ess all letf rs lb
AJAX TABLETS POSITIVELY CURF
.4/,/, A'crrotu H?tcaspn? Fuili:i? MofE"
ory, Imoott'iic/, Kleeplouiinos?. etc., outwod
by Abuse or other Uxoohsbh auef Indtt*
cr?tioRH, Thiy cttielily and .surety
restore Loet Vitality in o'-d or you or. ana
flt a maa lor fit od y, buelnues or laarriaee.
PravQQt Insanity and Censamptloci if
__ lino. Their ? wo ?Lowa im mod Into Improve?
ment and effecto a c\:iiR vhere all other fail In*
slat upon having the genuine? Ajax Tablets. The:
have enred f.houHands and will cure you. We frtvB a po*.
i?va written ffuarnntoe to effect o euro CA nfQ In
Oiicb cess of refund the money. PiiooUV v i winai
package: or ?Ii pkcen (full troattnonti for $2J?. Bj
mail, in plain wrapper, ni>on receipt of price, ^Mrcular
AJAX REMEOV CO., ^cBj*nff?
Fot sale in 'Newport Newa, by A. B. q.
mar. v SS-tu. Ui. m-U
Oat of Business
Is the question asked by allj
purchasers when we quote
them "ur prices. It is no
?\w. ?u' they think so, as we
are closing' out our entire
Fall stock at about one-half
its actual value. Give us a
call and you will be under
the same impression.
175 pair Infanta hand sewed solid I
leatiher button shoes. Regular price |
50c?cut price 25c.
210 pair children's Dongola Patent 1
Leather lip. button and lace. Regular)
price 86c?cut price 48e.
1S4 iKilr little gent's satin calf spring
heel, button and lace shoes. Regular
price $1.25?cut price 74c.
132 i>air misses T>ongola solid leather |
spring heel button. Regular price $1.25 |
?cut price 7Dc.
32 pair .boys' satin oalf, solid leather
shoes. Regular price $1.75?cut price
212 pair ladles' genuine VVcI Kid In
button and lace, all the latest styles.
Regular price $2.25?cut price $1.24.
1G9 pair ladles' Russet Box Calf, lat?
est style shoes?these are extra values.
Regular price $3.00?cut price $1.75.
140 pair ladies hand turned and hand
sewed shoes, latest style shapes in but?
ton und lace. Regular value $3.50?cut
112 pair men's satin calf solid leather
all style tans. Regular- price $2.00?
cut price $1.24.
91 pair men's hand sewe? Enamel
Russet shoes, coin and Bull Dog. Reg?
ular price $4.50?cut price $2.50.
All our black and brown derby's
formerly sold at $1.50, $2.00 and $2.50.
will go at 98 cents.
10 duzen men's white merino shirts
and drawers. Regular price 50 cents?
cut price 25.
2906 Washington Ave,
lUp To-Doie Shoes Gen
TRUSTEE S SUE
Entire stock of
Men and Women's
will be sold
Prices cut in half. All goods
new and stylish. Biggest
bargains everkn^wn in this
city. Come early and get
your first pick.
Trustee for the
2111) im i
Second Clothing Store from
Lcok out for signs over
W!;en Visiting Phoebus Gall at
Ladles and Gents dining parlor. B
Meals at all hours, also lodging. 9
Wines, Liquors and Cigars. ?
TflOS. fl. DOUGHTY. 5
Formerly proprietor of Railroad j?
m House, Newport News. Your g.
B patronage solicited. Give us a ft
# Mellen street, near Mallory.
ft PHOEBUS, VA.
Is well known here for Its ex?
cellent ?uality of line cakes, pies and
breads. Our breod Is different from ths
ustiall '.bakery !>i*ad', because the body
is light und! (lakey. and the crust 1?
crusty. Our a>it-s are not soggy. Every
thing that we make is weil made and
deiicl. us as though It were mad* at
hvme, and costs you much less.
A. B. WILH1NK,
127 27th St. near Washington Av
Cafe and Family Liquor Store
ESTABLISHED IN 1888.
Is the place for you to buy your
Wines and Liquors for Cooking and
No Loud Talking
or Singing, discuss?
ing of Politics, Na?
tionality or Reli?
gion. All who
cannot comply with
these ruies are re?
quested to spend
their time and mon?
All orders by mall will receive prompt
No. 2812 WASHT\ OTON AVENUE.
P fV ___ 10. NEWPORT NEW a VA.
~HE STEAMER""""? A. iWCAXX
will leave Newport News with both
freight and passengers for Petersburg
every Monday, Wednesday and Friday
about 7:15 A. M., and will leave Newport
News for Nurfoik every Tuesay, Thurs?
day and Saturday about 2:30 P. M.
Will leave Norfolk every Monday,
Wednesday an? Thursday at 6 A. M.
sharp. 3. W. rHILLIPS.
OLD DOMINION STEAMSHIP CO.
DAILY SERVICE BETWEEN
NEW TOKK AND VIRGINIA POINT?.
The elegant passenger steamship*
Jamestown, Yorktown, Guyandotts,
Roanoke and Old Dominion ieavt New
York every day except Sunday at 3:?0
P. M. for Norfolk and Newport New?,
touching at Fortress Monroe on the
south bound trip.
The ships of this line leave Norf oik
for New York direct every night at 6:00
A abort, delightful and invigorating
PIrst-clase. straight. Including ? - _?
meals and; berth.$ 8 00
First-class, round trip, includ?
ing meals and b*rth.13 00
Steerage without subsistence. 4 SO
Steamer Lurny arrives from Smffh
tleld and leaves for Norfolk daily ex?
cept Sunday, at 8:30 A. M. Returning
eaves NorfoP fron Bay Line wharf
every day except Sunday at 3 P. M.
_M. B. CROWELL. Affen
rP HE NORFOLK & WASHINGTON
JL STEAMBOAT COMPANY.
The New and Powerful Iron Palace
Steamers, Newport News, Washington
a-d Norfolk, will leave dally as follow*:
Steamers leave Portsmouth, foot
of North stre? t at. t>:S8 p. Ok.
Leave Norfolk, fcot of Mathewe
street at. 6:10 p. m.
Leave Old Point at.7:28 p. m.
Arrive Washington at. 6:46 a. m.
B. & O. F.. R. PENN. R, R.
Leuvc Washington at ?:tx> & m 7:20 a m
Arrive Philadelphia at 11:10 a m 10:4t> a n>
Arrive New York at 2:00 p m. 1:28 p m
South hound. B. & O. R. R. Penn. R. TEL
Leaves New York at lT:30 a m 1:00 p n.
Leaves Philadelphia at 1:33 p m 3:18 p m
Arrives in Wa?ningten 4:80 p *n 6:1 S p
Steamers leave Washington at 7:00 p ?
Arrive Fortress Monroe at 6:30 a m
Arrive Norfolk at 7:30 a m
Arrive Portsmouth at 8:00 a m
The trip down the historic Potomao river
and Chex'tpcake bay on the elegant steamers
of this Company is uusurpasied. The
Htcomers are cot-parati vely new, having
been built in ISCi, and are Uttel up in the
most luxuriant manner, w 1th electric light*,
'??ail Veils and steam heat in each room. Tha
?bles are supplied with every delicacy oi
the season from tho markets of Washington
For fun bur inlormation apply to
D. J. CALl^a H At., Agent,
Cl BISSAPEAKE A OHIO RAILWAY
J TWC TRAINS DAT.Y FOR WASH?
INGTON. TWO THROUGH TRAINS
_La EFFECT JANUARY S. 138?.
WESTWARD. j N?.1 1 M- ?"
Lv. Newport News
Ar. Richnror.d jll:lka.
Ar. Clifton Forge
Ar. Hot Springs
Ar. White 3ulp. Spgo
?Except Sunday. Other Um? dally.
No. 1 Old Point to Clanlnaatt ana
Louisville daily. Parlor car Old P<*n?
to Richmond and Pullman sleeping ca?
Richmond for Cincinnati, LouisviUs and
St. Louis. Meals served on dining car
west of Goidonsviile. Connects at Rich?
mond for Lyncbburg and Lexington.
No. 3 for Cincinnati dally. PaHsaeJJ
sleepers Old Point to Hintan, W. V*.,
and Gordonsville to Cincimn?,ti and
Louisville. Meals served on dining
west of Gordonsville._
For I No. 3 ! Ne. 4
_Norfolk._I Daily. ) P*Uy._
Lv Newport New? I 11:06 a. I 8:66 p.
Ar. Norfolk I 1*:0? p. 7:00 p.
Ar. Portsmouth_j_12:1S P> I Tag P._
For I No. t I Tffo. 4
_Old Point_t Pally. | Dafly..
Lv. Newport Newa I 11:06 a. | ?:?0 ?.
Ar. Hampton 11:28 a. *:%??.
At. Old Point_I 11:36 a-X?:?
Steamer Louise leaves PorWmoirth
daily at 7:40 A. M. and 3 P. M-; leaves
Norfolk 8 A. M. and S:30 P. U. tot New?
For tickets, rates and other tofonnav
tloti, apply to E. W. Robinson, tlske*
ogent, Newport News, Va.. oT John V.
Potts, assistant general passenger
I agent. Rlcumand -